Craig Alan Tull 44, of Rural Frankfort, IN, died unexpectedly the evening of October 5, 2009 in Clinton County, IN. Born August 25, 1965 in Frankfort to Larry & Lmae (Harris) Tull. He married Lorie Smith on May 16, 1992 and she survives.
Craig was a 1983 graduate of Frankfort High School and a lifelong Frankfort resident. He was a process technician for Eli Lilly in Lafayette for 19 years. He was also owner/operator of Ty Chy’s Kennels, a breeder of beagle dogs and owner of the 2008 National Champion Competition Beagle. His memberships include; American Kennel Club, Progressive Kennel Club, United Kennel Club, National Kennel Club, American Rabbit Hound Assoc., Coatsville Beagle Club and held the offices of Secretary/Treasurer & Master of Hounds. He was the current Little Pack Hunt director of Central Indiana Beagle Club. He has been the ARHA Indiana State Representative for the last 10 years, held every position at Waynetown Beagle Club and helped write the original rules for PKC Beagle Field Trials. Craig was an avid Rossville High School supporter and an avid hunter. He loved his family and anyone who knew Craig, knew what his daughter meant to him.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 10, 2009 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday, October 9th from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home with a Masonic Service at 8 p.m.. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to The Craig Alan Tull Memorial Fund c/o Huntington National Bank, 2405 N. Salisbury St., W. Lafayette, IN 47906.
Wife: Lorie Tull of Rural Frankfort
Daughter: Tylyn Cheyenne ‘Ty Chy’ Tull of Rural Frankfort
Mother: Lmae Tull of Frankfort
Brother: Chris Tull of Frankfort
Sister: Julia (Joe) Mink of Frankfort
Father-in-Law: Norman (Paula) Smith of Frankfort
Mother-in-Law: Donetta (Jack) Motley of Sedalia
Several nieces and nephews also survive.
He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Tull, uncle, Kenneth R. Harris and niece, Natalie Smith.